What does jocular mean?

Definitions for jocular
ˈdʒɒk yə lərjoc·u·lar

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. jesting, jocose, jocular, joking(adverb)

    characterized by jokes and good humor

  2. jocosely, jocular(adverb)

    with humor

    "they tried to deal with this painful subject jocularly"

Wiktionary

  1. jocular(Adjective)

    Humorous, amusing or joking.

    Etymology: From iocularis, from ioculus, diminutive of iocus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jocular(adj)

    given to jesting; jocose; as, a jocular person

    Etymology: [L. jocularis, fr. joculus, dim. of jocus joke. See Joke.]

  2. Jocular(adj)

    sportive; merry

    Etymology: [L. jocularis, fr. joculus, dim. of jocus joke. See Joke.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Jocular

    jok′ū-lar, adj. given to jokes: humorous: droll: laughable.—n. Jocular′ity.—adv. Joc′ularly.—n. Joculā′tor, a professional jester or minstrel.—adj. Joc′ulātory. [L. jocularisjocus.]

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How to say jocular in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of jocular in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of jocular in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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